30 Jan '16, 6pm

Newton rewrote rules but here's how cheating is still rampant in college

Newton rewrote rules but here's how cheating is still rampant in college

When considering Cam Newton’s legacy in the run-up to the Super Bowl, don’t forget his father. While son has rewritten the record books, dad has rewritten the NCAA manual. It is because of Cecil Newton that parents aren’t allowed to sell the services of their children to schools. Yes, there is such a rule. There has to be such a rule because of Cam’s pop. The NCAA admonished Cecil for his actions in 2010 when he tried to extract a reported $180,000 from Mississippi State for his son to become a Bulldog. What, you forgot? This is not Cam-hating. This is rule-updating as we chug toward National Signing Day. The sophistication of wrongdoers seems to know no boundaries. Who knew that a parent could be considered an unscrupulous “agent?" Actually, that’s the civil way to put it. In instituting the Cecil Newton rule four years ago this month, the NCAA said “an industry of indivi...

Full article: http://mweb.cbssports.com/ncaaf/writer/dennis-dodd/254671...

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